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PHOTO: JMU Students in labPreparation by Dissection

October 21, 2014

Dissections have been the backbone of science classes across the globe for years, but Dr. Jeff Dyche, an associate professor in the Department of Psychology at JMU, incorporated this learning technique into one of his graduate level classes in a fascinating way.

PHOTO: SEABAProgram Faculty Member Receives Innovations Award

Fall 2014

Michael Hall, the current director for JMU's Psychological Sciences M.A. program, received an award for a recent proposal to a university-wide Intellectual Property Incentive Program.

PHOTO: Jason KoppPsychological Sciences Student Advises White House Task Force

Spring 2014

Kim Johnson, a student in the Applied Concentration, was invited to the White House four times over the last semester to advise the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault.

PHOTO: Students at VABA

Students and Faculty Present at NERA Conference

Fall, 2012

A total of 35 JMU graduate students, faculty, and alumni traveled to the Northeastern Educational Research Associationís (NERA) annual conference in October 2012.

Welcome to Psychological Sciences

Department Head

The Psychological Sciences Program adopts a mentorship model to training graduate students who are interested in advancing the science of psychology through basic and applied empirical research. More >

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